Careers at AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation

AR is a Great Place to Work

As an industry leader and one of the world's fastest growing amplifier and RF test instrument companies, AR attracts the best and brightest minds who are interested in making their work life productive, rewarding, and fun. We find that providing an environment conducive to and supportive of talented people excelling at their work is critical to our continued success.

If you are looking for an environment designed to allow top caliber people to fulfill their potential, we should talk. Application forms are available for download on this page. Electronic forms are preferred – please click ‘submit’ once the form is completed. You can also mail your resume to AR, 160 School House Rd. Souderton PA 18964-9990 or fax it to 866.743.3838. The invitation to self-identify can also be done the same way.

Account Representative

This is a great opportunity for a field engineer wanting to move into the sales arena. Amplifier Research Corporation in Souderton, PA, is the world leader in the design & manufacture of broadband RF amplifiers. We are seeking Account Representatives to pursue leads and seek new opportunities through sales channels. Will work closely with Applications Engineers to understand market potential and trends to aid in seeking competitive advantages.

BSEE or 4 years related experience. 2+ years experience as a technical engineer or field sales rep is desirable. EMC and /or RF experience a plus. Position based in Souderton, PA with up to 50% travel requirement. AR offers assistance with relocation, a competitive salary and bonus along with a generous benefit package.

Resumes with salary requirements to arihr@arworld.us, or fax (866)743-3838. We are an EOE. Visit www.arworld.us

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Date Added: 7/10/2019

Wire Bonder/Die Attach Assembler B

Amplifier Research Corporation, world leader in the design and manufacture of high-power broadband, RF amplifiers is seeking an experienced Wire Bonder and Die Attach Assembler. The successful candidate will perform manual and semi-automatic microelectronic/ semiconductor wire-bonding using wedge and ball bonding machines. Epoxy and eutectic die attach experience required. Minimum 2 years experience required.

Competitive salary & benefit package makes AR a great place to work! AR is located 5 minutes from Lansdale exit of the PA turnpike in Souderton, PA.

Please send resumes with salary requirements to arihr@arworld.us, fax (866)743-3838. We are an EOE Employer.

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Date Added: 1/24/2019

Technician – Repairs/Calibrations

Amplifier Research Corporation (AR) in Souderton, PA, world leader in the design and manufacture of broadband, RF/microwave amplifiers, is seeking an experienced customer service/calibration lab technician to troubleshoot, repair and test RF equipment and maintain documentation, in addition to utilizing A2LA calibration testing procedures in an accredited laboratory. Work with customers to solve equipment problems and expedite necessary repairs in-house or on site. Perform or oversee assembly, installation, startup and repair of RF amplifiers and systems at the customer site. Up to 30% travel to customer sites required (including international). ISO17025/A2LA calibration experience a plus.

Associates Degree and three years experience required.

Competitive salary & benefit package make AR a great place to work! Resumes with salary requirements to HR email or fax to (866)743-3838. We are an EOE company. www.arworld.us

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Date Added: 8/13/2019

Process Engineer

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation, world leader in the design and manufacture of broadband, RF amplifiers, is seeking a Process Engineer to provide technical guidance for our engineering and manufacturing teams. This person will work in a small team to take designs from development to production by applying the latest manufacturing practices and resolving issues from equipment, tooling, procedures, materials, etc. The optimal candidate will excel at evaluating and implementing alternative methods and techniques to improve labor efficiency. Additionally, the candidate will play a critical role in the development of complex mechanical designs of housings, carriers, flanges, heat sinks, and hybrid packages as well as production and microelectronic assembly fixturing.

Bachelors degree in Engineering and 3+ years of experience, or 10 years of experience in Microelectronics fabrication technology and Elec/Mech Design required. MET experience including layout design, metal housing design, fabrication, processing, packaging as required to achieve high frequency power amplifiers based on thin film and thick film substrates with open die fabrication, intimate knowledge of wire-bonding processes, techniques, equipment set-up to achieve required wire-bonding loop height and bond pull strength using ultrasonic and thermo-compression bonding die bonding processes, techniques and equipment setup and other bonding techniques, including eutectic and epoxy is preferred.

Competitive salary and benefit packages make AR a great place to work! E-mail resumes with salary requirements to arihr@arworld.us, fax (866)743-3838, or apply on line at www.arworld.us where full application and self-identification forms are located. We are an EOE.

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Date Added: 8/16/2019

EMC Systems Engineer

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation, world leader in the design & manufacture of broadband, RF amplifiers, is seeking a talented and motivated electrical engineer responsible for the development of EMC test systems.  Primary duties: design, test, installation, training and support of EMC test systems. Other duties include: (a) identification and or development of new features for EMC test systems, (b) ensure products are manufacture-able and maintainable, (c) prepare technical reports for long and short range planning or for use in sales or technical service activities, (d) work closely with customers and sales to understand and develop system requirements and e) orient manufacturing to the technical aspects of new EMC test systems.

 

BSEE or Bachelor’s degree in related science field with 10 years RF experience preferred. Significant EMC testing experience preferred. 20 - 50% travel requirement to include international. 

 

Candidate will work on site at our Souderton, PA location.  Competitive salary and benefit package make AR a great place to work! Resumes with salary requirements to arihr@arworld.us, or fax (866)743-3838.  We are an EOE.  Visit www.arworld.us

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Date Added: 9/12/2019

CAD Designer

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation, located in Souderton, PA, is seeking a motivated, local, recent graduate for an open CAD Design position. This position will learn to play a crucial role in the development of RF/Microwave amplifiers and related instrumentation.  The ideal candidate will prefer diversity over specialization and desire to work in a small team setting to architect, develop, maintain and improve Printed Circuit Boards (PCB) and Mechanical packaging.  Work alongside and collaborate with a team of engineers to model and document complex electrical and mechanical designs.  Recent CAD experience required.  Experience with Autodesk Inventor®, AutoCAD and Altium Designer is preferred.  AR is a privately-held company that has been in business continuously since 1969 and is the world leader in the industry. This is an entry level position and we welcome recent graduates to apply.

Responsibilities:

  • Utilize Electrical CAD software to design and develop Printed Circuit Board (PCB) assemblies
  • Perform schematic capture, PCB layout, and assembly documentation
  • Create new component symbols and footprints and maintain existing component libraries
  • Utilize solid modeling software to design and develop mechanical parts for product packaging
  • Create Bills of Material
  • Work closely with Engineers to document and assist with optimizing their designs
  • Generate documentation for fabrication and production of assemblies
  • Prepare and implement design changes to existing products

Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years of experience with PCB design
  • 1-2 years of experience with 3D mechanical part modeling
  • Experience with Altium Designer
  • Experience with Autodesk Inventor
  • Knowledge of RoHS and applicable processes

 

Complete benefit package and competitive salary program.  Send resumes w/ salary requirements to hr@arworld.us, fax (866)743-3838. EOE.  See www.arworld.us.

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Date Added: 10/23/2019

Regional Sales Manager International Sales

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation is coming off double-digit growth in its fiscal year that ended 30 September and seeks to bolster its field sales presence worldwide.

 

AR is a leader in the design and manufacturer of high-power broadband amplifiers and a provider of total EMC solutions.  We are seeking domestic and international Regional Sales Managers responsible for selling through a network of affiliates.

 

Commensurate with recruiting high-caliber sales performers carrying a proven track record, AR offers an attractive compensation package.

 

BSEE degree or equivalent four-plus years related experience is required.  EMC (Electromagnetic compatibility) and/or RF (Radio Frequency) background is preferred. This position requires significant travel.

 

For consideration please email cover letter, with resume and salary requirements, to arihr@arworld.us or fax (866)743-3838.  We are an EOE.  Visit us at www.arworld.us

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Date Added: 10/28/2019

Microelectronics Assembler B

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation, world leader in the design & manufacture of broadband, RF amplifiers, is seeking two Microelectronics Assemblers. The successful candidates will be expected to perform microscopic soldering over a hot plate set at 125 degrees centigrade with stereo zoom microscope visual aid conditions, general hybrid module assembly utilizing component surface mounting using conductive epoxy and solder cream paste reflow techniques.

 

The candidates must possess very good hand-eye coordination, ability to work under a microscope for long lengths of time, and strong ability to read and interpret assembly drawings. High school diploma or general education degree (GED), plus 1-5 years’ experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

 

Excellent benefit package and competitive salary program. Work schedule includes option for 40 hours per week or modified work hours with every other Friday off with pay. Resumes w/ salary requirements to HR email, fax (866) 743-3838 We are an EOE company.  See www.arworld.us for more details.

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Date Added: 10/18/2019

Engineering Support Technician

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation, world leader in the design and manufacture of broadband, RF amplifiers, is seeking a talented and driven Engineering Support Technician to play a key role in the development of new amplifier products.

Will work in a team setting providing support to Design, Engineering and Assembly departments by assembling prototype, preproduction and developing assembly methods and assisting in the documentation of new and existing products.

The ideal candidate will enjoy assembling prototype and preproduction amplifier products for conducting electrical experiments and 1st article testing. Collect and arrange test data for presentation to the Product Engineer. Assist in the manufacturing introduction process to ensure a smooth transition from prototype to production. Provide support to the product worldwide standards compliance process.

 

Tech School or equivalent plus five years electronic product development and RF experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be able to interpret sketches, drawings, schematics, wire lists to assemble, develop and recommend changes to products.

Candidate will work at our Souderton, PA location.  Competitive salary and benefit package make AR a great place to work! Resumes with salary requirements to arihr@arworld.us, or fax (866)743-3838.  We are an EOE.  Visit www.arworld.us

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Date Added: 11/5/2019

IT Business Analyst

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation, world leader in the design and manufacture of broadband, RF amplifiers, is seeking a talented and driven IT Business Analyst to play a key role in driving positive change and modernizing technology platforms for the organization.

Primary Duties

  • Analyze business processes and needs in a variety of areas such as Inventory Management, Accounting, Manufacturing, Purchasing, etc.
  • Create process flows and supporting documentation, gather and document detailed business functional requirements.
  • Identify and resolve issues related to business processes and methodology.
  • Use aspects of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and software development methodologies to create proper documentation for requirements, configuration, and verification.

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Two plus years’ experience as an IT Business Analyst, preferably within a manufacturing environment
  • Previous experience with large systems, platforms, or applications. ERP solutions, or global applications preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Detail oriented
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Possess competencies in IT areas and business-related disciplines such as but not limited to manufacturing, sales, or management

 

Candidate will work at our Souderton, PA location.  Competitive salary and benefit package make AR a great place to work! Resumes with salary requirements to arihr@arworld.us, or fax (866)743-3838.  We are an EOE.  Visit www.arworld.us

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Date Added: 11/7/2019

NPI and Sustaining Quality Engineer

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation, world leader in the design and manufacture of broadband, RF amplifiers, is seeking a talented and driven NPI and Sustaining Quality Engineer to ensure zero failures throughout the product life cycle.

Partner with Engineering and Service to triage product issues, drive root cause investigations, and resolve issues impacting product performance. Utilize quality tools such as FMEA, Ishikawa diagram, 5 Why, and regression analysis to process CAPA. Drive trend improvements for the product quality metric in support of strategic business objectives and customer needs. Must be familiar with ISO 9001, ISO 17025, RoHS, and REACH.

Bachelor of Science in Engineering or equivalent technical degree, and three (3)+ years of experience in Quality Engineering required.

Candidate will work at our Souderton, PA location.  Competitive salary and benefit package make AR a great place to work! Resumes with salary requirements to arihr@arworld.us, or fax (866)743-3838.  We are an EOE.  Visit www.arworld.us

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Date Added: 11/7/2019

IT Technician - PT

AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation, world leader in the design and manufacture of broadband, RF amplifiers, is seeking a talented and driven IT Technician to join our IT team.

  • Provide technical support to general IT issues for our users
  • Assist in all of levels of IT help desk and desktop support
  • Support network administration and maintenance
  • Maintain open communication with all levels in the organization

Qualifications

  • Mininum of Associate’s degree (A.A, or A.S) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school preferred. Certifications in A+ or MCP preferred.  Combination of experience, certifications, and degree will be considered.

This is a part time position scheduled to work 29 hours per week. Candidate will work at our Souderton, PA location.  Competitive salary makes AR a great place to work! Resumes with salary requirements to arihr@arworld.us, or fax (866)743-3838.  We are an EOE.  Visit www.arworld.us

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Date Added: 11/12/2019

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